freeze

Forum discussion tagged with freeze.
  1. Rebel836

    Question System keeps crashing. Possibly my SSD

    I've been encountering an issue lately where my computer keeps crashing/freezing inconsistently, but frequently. The crash happens in several different ways. Sometimes the whole thing just freezes and stops responding, resulting in me needing to force shutdown the system. Sometimes it will just...
  2. Question PC screen randomly goes black rx 6700 xt ( not in games )

    Hello. I've built a new pc no more than 2 months ago, and now getting some issues. Occasionally, once a day/few days, everything on both my computer screens will freeze, and soon after the screen will turn black. This happeons outside of games, usually when im browsing ( i can play rdr2 for...
  3. B

    Question PC freezes while game is on screen, but if I click on second monitor, everything is fine ?

    So, when I try to play Microsoft Flight Simulator 2020, during loading screen everything freezes. Even on second monitor, everything is frozen. But when I click to the second monitor, everything unfreezes, including fligh simulator. So I'm searching on youtube on the second monitor, and I can...
  4. [SOLVED] PC Freezes while gaming/watching videos

    Good Afternoon, Basically whenever I play a game, watch Youtube or do anything related to opening new programs my monitor would freeze and I have to reboot it from the power button(pc still runs as the fans do). The mouse and keyboard don't work but their lights do and I can't open Task Manager...
  5. uhGhosts

    Question Random major usage drops, application proceeds to freeze for 5 seconds minimum

    Hey! Since 3 to 4 weeks i am experiencing extreme freezes in some games (not all for some reason) , to where my game freezes for a minimum of 5 seconds, and i mean a complete full freeze of the application, all other applications still work, such as discord. These freezes are completely...
  6. metyko

    Question PC freezes, monitor goes black and GPU fans go up to 100% while playing GPU intensive games ?

    Hi, Recently, in the past month or two, I've started encountering this issue, where I'm playing a GPU intensive game (e.g. Planetside 2), and after a while, it varies, but around 15 minutes to 60 minutes, my screen goes black, GPU fans speed up to 100%, and I have to turn off the PC with the...
  7. N

    Question My PC keeps freezing randomly when gaming and forces me to hard reset with the power button ?

    ok so its been i think almost a year where my pc keeps on freezing when playing video games. tho theres one game i can play for 24 hours and nothing would happen, other games however freeze my pc after one game. here are my specs: Processor: Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-7700 CPU @ 3.60GHz, 3601 Mhz, 4...
  8. S

    Question Games crashing on new pre-built PC

    I recently bought an Acer Orion Predator PO3-630. The PC can run games smooth, but games crash very frequently. How frequently depends on the game, and certain points in games crash more often (for example Skyrim's intro). CPU and GPU temperatures stay smooth during the crashes, but GPU use...
  9. S

    Question Weird PC freezes ?

    Windows 10 GeForce 1060 6GB intel i5-8400 2.8GHz 24GB DDR4 500 power supply At extremely infrequent times, my PC freezes and they can last from about 10 seconds to 1 minute. But when it freezes, it's not like I can't do anything, but my PC acts strangely. I have absolutely no idea what's going...
  10. Chill__Cosby

    Question Windows keeps freezing/suspending apps

    So I'm having this weird issue lately. At random points my pc's decides to kind of freeze. When i check task manager i notice that the apps im using (browser, discord and sometimes a game im playing) are suddenly suspended. I checked event viewer and the only error that seems to be there is...
  11. P

    Question Can new GPU drivers cause a PC to deadlock?

    Hello! I apologize if this is the wrong section: I'm a video editor, and a few weeks ago I ordered a new pc for work. The pc has been working beautifully up until a few days ago, where it started deadlocking while doing the most mundane activities, like downloading files of watching Twitch, and...
  12. Stubbbbbsy

    Question W11 (+W10) System Freeze & Unresponsive after screen wake or sleep

    Hi and thanks in advanced for taking the time to read this It's been about two months now with this freezing/crashing issue I have been having with my custom-built desktop SPECS: W11 21H2 22000.593 i7-8700K (Stock Clock) Asus TUF 3080 (Stock Clock) Asus z370-A Prime MoBo 32GB of Corsair RAM @...
  13. D

    Question Random hard system freezes

    I could really use some help with this. It's been driving me crazy, not to mention interfering with my activities, for quite some time. I'm not even sure where to post this, as I'm not sure just where the root cause is. There are two systems here. Both are similarly set up and have Gentoo Linux...
  14. Helper_

    Question PC Freezing/Crashing

    Hello there, unfortunately I have a problem here(whit a long story :/) that I'm totally despairing of now, I'm grateful for any help: It all started with my PC not really shutting down in the evening when I shut it down, monitor was off, but the fans kept running(I waited 5-10 min), I then had...
  15. B

    [SOLVED] Find possible cause of random system freezes (on idle, heat/stress tests are fine, PSU and GPU swapped)

    Hello, I am struggling to find out whether my system freezes are hardware or software related. It started a month ago, after I have gotten a new PSU, GPU and CPU cooler and started using Nvidia Shadowplay. However, I have switched up everything (except for my CPU and Mainboard), and I cannot...
  16. linxxln

    Question Mouse is freezing randomly ?

    I recently started having an issue when playing warzone where my mouse would stop tracking for a second or two at a time and then go back to normal. I don't get a windows device disconnect sound when it happens, my mouse's RGB doesn't cut out, and it is very random when it happens. It seems to...
  17. T

    Question New PC freezes when running games

    I built a new gaming PC, every time I play a game it freezes after about 10 minutes or so and I have to restart my PC. It seems fine when I idle or just use google/youtube. I've made sure my drivers are up to date, checked the memory, checked temps GPU was at 71c and CPU was 57c on last freeze...
  18. Z

    Question Pc randomly crashes, fans keep working, power button does nothing

    Hello, I’ve been having this problem for months and have not been able to find a solution. When My pc randomly crashes. It can happen while I game, browse the internet or just go through folders on desktop. But most of the time it will happen while editing (Premiere Pro). Sometimes it may...
  19. N

    [SOLVED] Strange freeze with Minecraft Dungeons dwm.exe error?

    Hello TH community! I reach your wisdom again because I have this strange problem with a specific game. Let me say that this is the only game giving me this issue, I work and play almost the whole day, and no problems at all with any other game. Let me give you a quick summary and description of...
  20. vinedelux

    Question 1050ti artifacting and no one knows why

    Ive send gpu to rma 2 times got same issue + they said gpu is alright send it to repair shop same no issues found and i have artifacts and not long ago i reinstalled stuff and changed from opera gx to google chrome and most of the artifacts dissapeared and theres a bit of them so the opera gx...
  21. Q

    Question Laptop Freezes and gives Blue Screen if you rest on it.

    Good day everyone. I am currently using a Lenovo ThinkPad T470 laptop. A couple of months ago water touched the left side vents; I opened the system up for it to dry but ever since then if you place any form of pressure on the left side of the laptop it freezes and or gives the blue screen of...
  22. Aaron230400

    Question My laptop freezes and fans goes full blast when not plugged in.

    Hello guys, I own a legion y540-15irh laptop (i5 9300H and GTX 1660ti) for 2 years now, but recently I'm having problems with it for the first time. A couple of weeks ago I started getting several BSOD in my laptop when it wasn't plugged in (every 3 or 5 minutes). I thought that it might be due...
  23. M

    Question Random PC freezes ?

    Hello, I've just replaced my motherboard, ram and CPU with an Asus Z690-A Prime, XPG 6000mhz ram and a 12700K and I'm encountering the following problem: The game I am playing randomly freezes and/or shuts down after 5-10min of gameplay and, at times, the whole PC freezes (mouse and keyboard...
  24. ascamhi

    Question PC hard freeze after finishing a match/OCCT Test

    Hey guys, I came here because I don't know where else to ask really. I built a PC like 8 months ago (all brand new parts). It was working like a charm until like 2 months ago when it started to hard freeze, forcing me to hard reboot because it doesn't matter how long I wait, it doesn't give a...
  25. RoberRaik

    Question Stutters every exact minute in Fortnite

    Hi, i recently switched from a RX 480 to a 6600XT and a Corsair RM750 thinking that all of my problems should be gone, but I can't get rid of these stutters, I tried a lot of things without result, they last about 100-200ms and happens every exact minute. PC specs: - CPU: Ryzen 5 1600 AF (No...
  26. G

    Question PC completely freezing when playing certain games.

    Hello, i have a problem with my pc completely freezing and i have to force shutdown because no windows commands work. I bought a new psu, reinstalled windows, tested different RAM slots, system scans, updated BIOS, updated all necessary drivers, did benchmarks and all of the temperatures are...
  27. P

    Question New PC freezes in a weird way

    Hey there! I bought all my parts brand new and built my PC in late October. I've had this problem since the beginning, I thought I'd eventually sort it out but I haven't yet. My specs are: CPU AMD Ryzen 5 5600X, 6C/12T, 3.70-4.60GHz RAM Corsair Vengeance LPX schwarz DIMM Kit 16GB, DDR4-3600...
  28. Vorthulus

    Question Custom built PC locking up and freezing

    My custom built PC ( Yes I built it myself and probably messed it up first time builder ) when booted up will slowly over a span between 8 - 10 min will lock up and not respond; can't wake it from sleep, screen still on try to interact / move mouse no response and the only thing that brings it...
  29. korey

    [SOLVED] Kombuster freezes but works when changing tabs ?

    Hi, I recently got into overclocking and managed to oc my GTX 1660ti to +160MHz Core Clock and +1000MHz Memory Clock, the problem that I have is that games work well but when I change my graphic setting to higher settings the game freezes and stays like that, now the real problem is that when I...
  30. muckbunny

    Question PC keeps freezing after restart

    Okay so recently I had an issue where my pc would boot up and only my monitor worked, keyboard and mouse won’t. So I went to fix the issue by rubbing an eraser on my rams. My pc worked fine for about a week. Today when I boot up my pc everything boots as usual, I logged in as usual and after a...
  31. G

    Question My computer freezes when I play music loudly

    Hello. So basically whenever I play music loudly my computer freezes. I can't do anything. I have to turn it off from the power button. I have my speakers KRK Rokit 5 next to my pc and this has happened before but it happened rarely and only when the music was very loud. It only happens on bassy...
  32. ElvenMage

    Question Help with Underperforming Computer; Benchmarks already done

    My computer has been massively underperforming for a while and while I was playing a stuttering game today I finally snapped and ran tons of tests to see what was wrong. My specs are as follows: i5 7400 1060 3gb 2x4gb 2400 MHz RAM (HP 580-023w) The first thing I tried was userbenchmark after...
  33. B

    Question PC Blue screening

    Hi, My older gaming PC keeps freezing, blue screening and closing apps randomly. Im sure you guys need some info on my system and diagnostic files or something, however, I dont know what exactly you need. If anyone could help me solve this, just let me know what info/files you need. -Sad gamer
  34. mmzf

    Question HP Probook 6570b freezes, shutdowns.

    Hello, i have Hp probook 6570b with i7 3540m, with 4gb ram at 1600mhz. bios and everything is updated. While using 1600mhz ram laptop freezes in linux on normal use, and on windows laptop freezes, sometimes shutdown like powercut off i mean you are browsing something and bam!! laptop off in a...
  35. K

    Question PC is constantly freezing and making static noises?

    My pc is constantly freezing and making static noises. I can not open task manager or anything, it is completely frozen. I have recently upgraded my MoBo and CPU and it never happened before. My specs right now are : Intel i7-12700k Asus B660M Nvidia RTX 3070 32 gb of DDR4 Ram I have updated...
  36. Question PC seems slower after installing new RAM

    Hey guys. As it says in the title, PC seems slower after installing new RAM. I've also seen CPU being at 100% in task manager when barely doing anything on the computer. Games started stuttering and freezing. This is the RAM i had before...
  37. C

    Question Computer crashes/freezes when playing games

    Hey there So my computer have been crashing for the past year when I'm playing games. That said, its not always it crashes. The odd thing is that it only happens sometimes and sometimes in periods too. So for example: League of legends. Here kept my computer crashing in-game maybe half a...
  38. Q

    Question PC stutters right after turning it on, or after a couple of minutes, or not at all ?

    Basically, I've had this issue for a couple of months and I cannot figure what is causing it. What is happening is, after a couple of seconds of the pc being open or after a couple of minutes or hours, maybe not at all but many times during a week, the pc just randomly stutters 1-4 seconds...
  39. D

    Question Games keep freezing and then won't close (Frequently CSGO)

    The only game where this is recurring is in CSGO. Whenever I play using the Faceit AC AND Play on their servers my game will freeze about half way through the match. I've also had For The king have a similar freeze, and once SCP:CP Multiplayer froze similarly but this only occurred when I...
  40. Inherentnerd

    [SOLVED] What is wrong with my pc? plzzzz plzzzz

    So as you can see in the video, every time i launch a game this happens, and after a temporary freeze ( before a big a big freeze that i have to restart my pc ) my screen flashed and this massage (( Display Driver has Stopped Responding and has Recovered)) appears on the right down corner of...